Student Union: Let’s Build a Community!

November 11, 2016

  Welcome to the Student Union!  The student union at UNC-Chapel Hill is a place on campus bustling student activity ranging from the eternal lines at Alpine Bagel, intensive ping-pong, studying with friends, or relaxing in the meditation room. The … Continued

Open Eye Café

November 9, 2016

Coffee and Companionship at Open Eye Café Entering Open Eye Café was a breath of fresh air. I felt welcomed by the familiar aroma of coffee brewing, the baristas shouting orders over the loud indie music and the sight of … Continued

What’s the Big Deal about Bagels and Coffee?

November 3, 2016

What’s the Big Deal about Bagels and Coffee? Welcome to Alpine…May I take your order? When you walk into Alpine Bagel at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, seldom do you not encounter a line that wraps around … Continued

The Pit

November 3, 2016

Diversity and Unity in the Pit at UNC Let me tell you, its pretty. I walk out of Lenoir dining hall at the University of North Carolina- Chapel Hill one early afternoon and am struck by the beauty of the … Continued

Work, Work, Work, Work, Work (out)

November 3, 2016

What’s the big deal with gyms? The stairs open up to a large space, divided into three distinct but connected sections. The first, containing mostly males, is to the right of the stairwell. It houses weightlifting equipment such as free weights, … Continued

OMG, Is Technology Taking Over Our Meals?!

November 3, 2016

The Dining Hall Connection As I eat my white bean soup in the dining hall, a group of girls to my right sit down with grilled cheeses and discuss weekend plans. To my left, a boy scrolls through Twitter, munching … Continued

How Waffles Help UNC Students Make Friends

November 3, 2016

Welcome to Waffle House! The aroma of freshly made waffles and sizzling bacon hits you the moment you open the doors and enter the Waffle House on Franklin Street in Chapel Hill. The Carolina blue tiles and photos of UNC’s … Continued